Beech

American Beech (unsteamed) has very good strength properties, with pale pinkish to light-brown color tones. The grain is smooth to medium, making our American Beech an ideal choice for mid-range, highly-visible applications such as kitchen cabinets, furniture and even counter-tops.
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Beech air-dried lumber

Technical Properties

  • Latin name: Fagus grandifolia
  • 3.7 lbs per boardfoot KD  (721 kgs/m3)
  • Kiln Dried to 6-8% Moisture Content 

Application Guide

  • ***** Machining
  • **** Nailing
  • **** Screwing
  • ** Gluing
  • ***** Finishing

BING Beech Products

  • Logs
  • Lumber
  • Strips
  • Dimensions
  • Thermal Modification

Main Uses for American Beech Lumber

  • Furniture
  • Doors
  • Architectural millwork and moulding
  • Kitchen cabinets
  • Paneling
  • Flooring
  • Turnings
  • Carving
  • Musical Instruments